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The Acupuncture Evidence Project – by John McDonald & Stephen Janz

By |2017-07-17T23:51:01+00:00March 8th, 2017|Categories: Acupuncture, Practice, Research|Tags: , , |

It has been an energetic last few weeks in the acupuncture community! Recently a study was published in Australia by two very well known and highly respected acupuncturists by the names of John McDonald and Stephen Janz. The study, entitled The Acupuncture Evidence Project, summarises the current available scientific evidence supporting the efficacy of acupuncture for 117 conditions as [...]

Acupuncture vs. Dry Needling

By |2017-07-18T04:05:11+00:00August 4th, 2016|Categories: Acupuncture, Practice|Tags: , , , |

Dry needling or myofascial trigger point therapy is the practice of releasing knots within the muscles known as trigger points in order to treat pain associated with injuries. It is called dry needling because, unlike a hypodermic needle, there is no exchange of fluids in or out of the tissues. This term has been used [...]